September 25, 2014
PHMSA Administrator Cynthia Quarterman stepping down, read more.
Scott Darling named FMCSA Acting Administrator, see more
July 30, 2014
Senate confirms new CPSC Chairman & Commissioner, read more.
Spectacular fireworks displays to honor our Nation this July 4th, read more.
Annual Meeting & Convention
The APA holds an Annual each Fall that is open to APA members only. During the Convention, association members convene an Annual Meeting to elect association directors and conduct industry business. Additionally, the convention features a variety of general programs on issues of importance to the fireworks industry, as well as a resource room to network with industry colleagues. APA Conventions provide attendees with the opportunity to be briefed on the latest issues impacting the fireworks industry as well as interface with federal government officials from the DOT, ATF, CPSC, FMCSA, and OSHA.
Members click here to view key presentations from the 2014 APA Convention
67th Annual Meeting & Convention - October 6-9, 2015